News About Christophe Soumillon

Whyte Steers Akeed Mofeed To Victory In 2013 Hong Kong Cup

Whyte Steers Akeed Mofeed To Victory In 2013 Hong Kong Cup

Champion jockey Douglas Whyte produced a gem of a ride to steer Akeed Mofeed to victory in the Group 1 2013 Hong Kong Cup (2400m) on Saturday. Whyte positioned Akeed Mofeed on the fence in fifth place in the early stages of the race and the Dubawi entire tracked into the race nicely but was blocked…

Giofra Chance to Break Raider Mares’ Hoodoo in Cox Plate 2013

Giofra Chance to Break Raider Mares’ Hoodoo in Cox Plate 2013

One of 20 international invitees to the 2013 Cox Plate this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, the Alain De Royer Dupre-trained Giofra will be out to break an historical hoodoo for her kind if she travels down under for Australasia’s weight-for-age championship in October. Most famous in Australia for his Melbourne Cup triumph with the recently…

French Jockey Likely 2012 Melbourne Cup Rider Of Tac De Boistron

French Jockey Likely 2012 Melbourne Cup Rider Of Tac De Boistron

Leading French jockey Oliver Doleuze appears set to take the ride on Tac De Boistron in Tuesday’s 2012 Melbourne Cup after first-choice rider Christophe Soumillon was suspended in Japan. Doleuze will be hoping for a better performance in what will be his second ride in the race after finishing 45 lengths last when riding Zabeat…